Category Archives: Culture

Alberta Street Fair, August 11th

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Free Summer Concerts in Fernhill Park starting Friday July 6th

Enjoy Friday summer evenings starting July 6th in Fernhill Park. Concerts start at 6:30pm. July 6 Dirty Syncopators (Funk For the People) July 13 Dina Y Bamba Su Pilon D’Azucar (Incendiary Havana Salsa) July 20 Stumptown Aces (Authentic Quebecois Cajun) July … Continue reading

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Family Fun Festival & Street Faire, Saturday, June 23

A fun day for the whole family with games for kids, a bounce house, face painting, BBQ, jewelry and books sales and a huge rummage sale. All are welcome. Family Fun Festival & Street Faire Saturday, June 23, 2012 8:00 … Continue reading

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Concordia University Library Art & Culture Program Presents Art Extraordinaire March 12 to April 13, 2012

Featuring Joyce Gabriel, Teresa Rosen amd Eugene Lee F.W.J. Sylwester Library – 2nd & 3rd floors George R. White Library & Learning Center 2800 NE Liberty Street, Portland, OR 97211 You are cordially invited to “Meet the Artists” March 16 – 6pm to … Continue reading

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Get Involved with Alberta Main Street

Get Involved! Alberta Main Street depends on volunteers. If you have time and interest, we’d love to have you join our efforts. Volunteers are needed on our four committees, each with 3-4 projects. Below, please find a sample list of … Continue reading

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Art on Alberta Seeks Board Members!

Get involved in Portland’s hyper local arts focused community! Join Art on Alberta’s small but mighty all-volunteer board. The community art-focused nonprofit is currently calling for volunteers for two board positions: Secretary, and Education Outreach Coordinator. Art on Alberta is … Continue reading

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Turning Brown into Green: Restore our Community, Rebuild our Wealth

Please join the People of Color Health Equity Collaborative (P.O.C.H.E.C.) and Oregon Action for an Economic Forum that will focus on brownfields and local economic community development. Date: Saturday, November 12, 2011 Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Place: Constructing … Continue reading

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NECN Community Economic Development Council Speaker Series

Where: Curious Comedy 5225 NE MLK Blvd Portland, OR 97211 Tues, Nov 1, 2011 6-8PM “The Supreme purpose of history is a better world” – Herbert Hoover A panel discussion and Q&A for those interested in Learning more about grassroots … Continue reading

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Northeast Sunday Parkways September 25, 2011 • Noon – 5 pm

This year’s route, an 8-mile loop, showcases one of our newly created Neighborhood Greenways – NE Going Street. Download the brochure for all the Northeast highlights.

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NE 30th & Killingsworth Block Party, Monday, September 12th 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Enjoy delicious FREE FOOD from your favorite Northeast Portland restaurants: Yakuza / DOC / Autentica / Cocotte / Extracto Plus special events at neighborhood shops including: Studio Thirty Salon / Roots Salon / Hail Mary / Half Pint Vintage / … Continue reading

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